INDUSTRY NEWS
September 2016

The monthly update on business news for professionals in the performing arts and audiovisual industries:
posting new productions, industry previews, calls, deadlines or job ads while connecting coproduction partners, vendors and buyers. Brought to you by the IMZ International Music + Media Centre, the international business network supporting performing arts through audiovisual media.


Virtual reality and performing arts: Interview with ARTE

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

A new trend, still in the early stages of development, has potential to become the biggest future technology: virtual reality (VR) is on everyone’s lips across industries today. Next to the European Broadcasting Union EBU, film productions and broadcasters immerse music audiences by a new generation in technology. This Newsletter special looks at IMZ Member ARTE's achievements in VR and asks about potential and opportunities for the performing arts media business.

NEW PRODUCTIONS

Baden-Baden: Boito: Mefistofele

EuroArts Music International

Premiere of the new production in the Whitsun Festival Baden-Baden 2016.

John Wilson at the BBC Proms - George & Ira Gershwin

C Major Entertainment

John Wilson and his orchestra, a clever combination of symphonic orchestra and big jazz band, are an annual Proms highlight.

Jonas Kaufmann - Dolce Vita

C Major Entertainment

With this recording Kaufmann, Italy's ‘adopted tenor-son’, pays tribute to a culture that has inspired countless immortal melodies for the tenor voice.

RCO Opening Night 2016 - Daniele Gatti's Inaugural

C Major Entertainment

This season, it’s a night for the history books, marking the official beginning of Daniele Gatti’s tenure as the orchestra’s sevenths chief conductor.

PRODUCTIONS IN THE MAKING

Beethoven - the Myth! His life in six sonatas

Unitel

Already during his life time Beethoven was regarded as a myth, being the first modern artist in the sense of an autonomous spirit

La Traviata

Unitel

La Traviata starring Placido Domingo, Francesco Meli & Ermonela Jaho from Festival Chorégies d’Orange

Rachmaninoff and Horowitz

Peter Rosen Productions

The greatest musical collaboration and personal friendship in history - based on never-heard-before taped conversations between two music giants.

Young Euro Classic

EuroArts Music International

A new format for new talents.

MORE INDUSTRY NEWS

ARIANE GRAY HUBERT CONCERT SERIES Oct 2016

Ariane Gray Hubert

Ariane Gray Hubert launches her new eastern - western ensemble at the prestigious Festival "Namaste France"

Cultural Fundraising and Sponsorship Conference, Vienna

Fundraising Verband Austria

The Fundraising Associaton Austrian (FVA) is pleased to announce the second Conference on Cultural Fundraising and Sponsorship in Vienna on 12 October.

fidelio – now online

Unitel

Unitel proudly announces fidelio, the new online platform for streaming classical music videos.

IMZ at ITF Golden Prague, 28 Sept-1 Oct

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

The 53rd International Television Festival Golden Prague is only few steps away!

NEW IMZ MEMBERS

Ariane Gray Hubert

Ariane Gray Hubert

A singer, songwriter, concert pianist and composer, Ariane Gray Hubert is a much acclaimed innovative artist.

klangmalerei.tv

klangmalerei.tv

The IMZ is proud to be joined by klangmalerei.tv as a new IMZ Member. Find out who they are and what they can do for you in this interview with co-founder Michael Zöllner.

CURATED BY THE IMZ

Film Festival at Wiener Rathausplatz

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Opera... operetta… classical concerts... ballet... pop concerts... jazz concerts... world music performances... contemporary dance...

Music Film Festival at Castle Špilberk

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

In the Czech Republic’s second largest city Brno set the scene for a buzzing Music Film Festival in August.

IMZ ACADEMY 2016

Dance: Register now for the IMZ Academy 2016

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Receive exclusive know-how from professional dance filmmakers and work hands-on with experts in their field!

AVANT PREMIÈRE

AVANT PREMIÈRE 2017: Online Submission open!

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Prepare your productions and start to submit for the Avant Première Screenings 2017.

Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin 2017

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Getting ready for Avant Première Music + Media Market Berlin 2017: The largest international trade fair for performing arts films!